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2-Day City Highlights Tour of St. Petersburg

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    Stop At: Park And Gardens of Peterhof, Razvodnaya st., 2, Peterhof, St. Petersburg Russia

    Guided walking tour in Peterghof Lower Fountain Park

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Catherine Palace and Park, Sadovaya St., 7 Tsarskoye Selo, Pushkin, St. Petersburg 196601 Russia

    Guided tour of the Catherine Palace with Amber Room

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Savior on the Spilled Blood, Griboyedova Kanala Emb., 2B/A, St. Petersburg 191186 Russia

    Guided tour of the Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Peter and Paul Fortress, Petropavlovskaya Fortress, 3, St. Petersburg 197022 Russia

    Guided tour of the Peter and Paul Fortress/Cathedral

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: The State Hermitage Museum, Palace Square, 2, St. Petersburg 191055 Russia

    Guided tour of the Hermitage Museum

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Yusupov Palace on Moika River, Emb. Reki Moiki, 94 Entrance for individual visitors and small groups from Dekabristov Street, 21, St. Petersburg 190000 Russia

    Guided tour of the Yusupov Palace

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: The Museum Complex The State Museum St. Isaac’s Cathedral, Isaakiyevskaya Sq., 4 Nevskiy Prospekt metro station, St. Petersburg 190000 Russia

    Guided tour of St Isaac's Cathedral

    Duration: 1 hour
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Hotels, vacation rentals, points of interest
    Departure Time
    Your ship arrival time. Please contact the local operator directly after booking to reconfirm your arrival time
    • Services of a professional guide for two days
    • Driver’s services for two days (comfortable (Mercedes) mini van with A/C)
    • Photo and video permissions (except Yusupov Palace)
    • All port fees
    • All local taxes
    • Bottled water for each day
    • Earphones
    • Lunch - Two lunches included
    • Shared boat ride
    • Entry/Admission - Park And Gardens of Peterhof
    • Entry/Admission - Catherine Palace and Park
    • Entry/Admission - Savior on the Spilled Blood
    • Entry/Admission - Peter and Paul Fortress
    • Entry/Admission - The State Hermitage Museum
    • Entry/Admission - Yusupov Palace on Moika River
    • Entry/Admission - The Museum Complex The State Museum St. Isaac’s Cathedral
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • BLANKET VISA will be provided separately from the tour voucher. Please make sure to print it out before you set off (each passenger MUST receive and print a blanket visa (tour ticket) from local operator to pass the customs during disembarkation)
    • Visa-free tour available only for cruise passengers
    • Please provide the following information for the blanket visa (tour ticket): 1. Your full names as shown on your passports, incl your middle names. 2. D.O.B(s) 3. Citizenship(s) 4. Passport number(s) 5. Dates of the trip
    • Not accessible for people with mobility issues. In case you are travelling with a wheelchair, mobile scooter or a walking frame, please consider taking a private tour
    • Not recommended for guests with back problems
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • No special dress code
    • Infant meals not included
    • To clear the customs in St. Petersburg port you should have 1. Valid passport 2. Printed blanket visa provided by local operator
    • Your blanket visa requires you to be accompanied with a guide at all times
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Infant seats available
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Six of us booked a private tour with TJ Travel for the two days we were in St Petersburg on our cruise stop. Anastasia, our guide, was absolutely fantastic. She was passionate about St Petersburg, extremely knowledgeable and a lovely person. She was able to...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Tanmaier
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Excellent tour guide, very professional. Each tourist was given a receiver-like unit with earphones so we could hear what the guide said, in case of noisy surroundings. Also came in handy when I got a little lost and out of range of the guide's transmitter,...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank kenwowong
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We did the two day 'All Highlights Tour' in St. Petersburg with TJ Travel and are really glad we did. We sailed with Royal Caribbean but there was no difficulty in doing the tour with an independent company. St. Petersburg was very busy (it was...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank dhow97
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We spent 2 days with Tatyana in St. Petersburg. We were so lucky to have her as our guide. We visited subways, a local apartment, grocery stores, local shops, churches, palace fountains, heritage buildings, did a boat tour and everything including the visa was looked...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Koshelkas
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    A neighbor highly recommended TJ Travel for our St Petersburg tour. We were reluctant as the cruise offered shore excursions. Being on an adventure we took the chance. SO HAPPY WE DID!! Less than half the cost of the cruise ship and we went inside...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Agavathedog
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    16 July 2019|
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    Response from Patsy02 | Reviewed this property |
    Check with TJ Travel via email. They reply very quickly. If on a cruise, you are allowed without separate visa.
    Mala P
    17 June 2019|
    Response from AlA184 | Reviewed this property |
    You are busy most of the day and you do walk quite a bit, but it is not anything that any healthy person couldn’t handle. You get back to the ship in time for dinner on the first day and about an hour and a half before... More
    31 May 2019|
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    Response from AlA184 | Reviewed this property |
    If you use a tour company like TJ’s Travel, your tour tickets double as your visa for Russia. They take care of all of that.
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